[mythtv-users] Serial port PCI card and problem controlling external DirecTV box
info at dorseygraphics.com
Fri Feb 24 17:08:52 UTC 2006
On Feb 24, 2006, at 7:51 AM, Nick wrote:
> On 24/02/06, Steve Dorsey <info at dorseygraphics.com> wrote:
>> I have one on-board serial port on my motherboard. I use it to
>> control my DirecTV DRD435RH Satellite receiver. It works great.
>> I bought a second identical receiver, and it also works great, but
>> I had no second serial port, so I bought a PCI card that had one port
>> on it. I dropped it in the PC, and it does not work.
>> It is a SYBA IOC-2000 DB9 Serial card with Netmos 9820 Chipset.
>> Can anyone help me get this working? I'm not sure even where to
> Does the card get detected by the BIOS/kernel, and does it appear
> in lspci?
0000:06:01.0 Serial controller: NetMos Technology PCI 9835 Multi-I/O
Controller (rev 01)
> Are there jumpers on the card to control the serial port config? Does
> it work if you disable the onboard serial port? (could be conflicting)
I hope the card does not conflict with the on-board serial port, I
need both of them!!!
As for jumpers, I did not see any on the card. Here's an image of the
How would I know if they are conflicting? the on-board port works fine.
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